Miu Watanabe

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Septation of the tubular heart to form the multi-chambered heart involves endocardial cell mesenchymal transformation at discrete sites. These sites include the crests of endocardial cushions at the atrioventricular junction, crests of the spiral ridges within the outflow tract, and the leading edge of the atrial septum. The factors involved in this(More)
The diversity of pigmentation in the skin, hair, and eyes of humans has been largely attributed to the diversity of pH in melanosomes with an acidic pH being proposed to suppress melanin production, especially eumelanogenesis. We previously showed that an acidic pH greatly suppresses the late stage of eumelanogenesis after the dopachrome stage. The(More)
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